Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Turkey on Wednesday, 8 February 2017 at 01:38 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.2 quake Turkey 6 February 10:58 UTC, which had occurred 1 day 15 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Turkey on Wednesday, 8 February 2017 at 01:38 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

8 Feb 01:40 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 2 minutes.
Feb 8 01:44: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.6.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2017 01:38:05 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.52°N / 26.14°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) W of Behram (Ayvacık) (pop: 1,100)
17 km (11 mi) N of Míthymna (Lesbos, Greece) (pop: 1,560)
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880)
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700)
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Aivali (Ayvalık İlçesi) (pop: 70,000)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600)
154 km (96 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.610 kmTurkeyGFZ
M 4.75.7 kmGULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) REVISE01 (2017.02.08KOERI-RETMC
M 4.45 km NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
M 4.95.1 km- 14km WNW of Behram, TurkeyUSGS
M 4.413 km62 Km NW from MitiliniNOA_HL
M 4.65 kmTurskaSSS

User reports for this quake (5)

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Molivos Lesbos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : woke up to small tremor
Mitilini (Greece, 58 km SE of epicenter) : Shake it baby!! (reported through EMSC)
Mithimna (Greece, 16 km S of epicenter) : I woke for all the 4.0s or more in the night but this one was the only time my son woke up. We just jiggled a lot in bed and held on so as not to fall out. Then we've went straight back to sleep. We're getting used to this! (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 74 km N of epicenter) : Hissedildi. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 16 km S of epicenter) : Slight shaking woke us from sleep. (reported through EMSC)
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